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Board and Administration

Board of Directors

Chair of the Board

Lois D. Juliber


C. Michael Armstrong
Nolan H. Baird, Jr.
Jay H. Baker
James R. Campbell
R. Kerry Clark
James C. Curvey
Michael E. Dougherty
David R. Drobis
Robert T. Edwards
Alan R. Einhorn
Jeanette Montgomery Evert
John W. Fisher, III
Linda C. Flewelling
Edward G. Galante
Lynne Haarlow
Karen Heithoff
Judith A. Istock
Rebecca W. Lambert
Ned C. Lautenbach
Lisa Lipman
Gerald S. Lippes
Heidi Miller
Gerri Moll
J. Leo Montgomery
Kimberly K. Querrey
John J. Remondi
John W. Rowe
William S. Stavropoulos
Shelly A. Stayer
Joseph G. Tompkins
Barbara Trees
Timothy H. Ubben
Jerry J. Weygandt
Liza Wong
Kathleen van Bergen, ex officio


Myra Janco Daniels


To contact a particular department, please refer to our Contact page.

Executive Office

Kathleen van Bergen, CEO and President, John and Joanne Fisher Chair
Dianne Sponseller, Sr. Executive Assistant to CEO and President

Administrative Services

Tammy Read, Chief Administrative Officer
Danielle Daly, Human Resources Director
Crystal Diggs, Event Services Asst. Manager
Csilla Imbert, Event Services Asst. Manager
Pam Jimenez, Payroll and Benefits Administrator
Erin Perez, Event Services / Food and Beverage Manager
Joel Poppert, Safety & Security Director
Marcia Schultz, Food and Beverage Asst. Manager
Rachel Stone, Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Jeremy Tipton, Front of House Manager

Artistic Operations, Education and Community Partnerships

David Filner, Executive Vice President Artistic Operations
Rebecca Beavers, Co-Principal Librarian
James Dallas, Naples Philharmonic Personnel Manager
Beth Fishbane, Co-Principal Librarian
Samantha Guash, Artist Services Assistant
Vincent Madonna, Artistic Operations Director
Katie Moilanen, Youth Ensembles Coordinator
Bonnie Thayer, Director of Education and Community Partnerships
Alexa Weinberg, Artistic Operations Manager
Jessica Wozniak, Curator of Education

House Crew

Emerson Burris, Assistant
Bruce Luh, Master Carpenter
Larry McDonald, Assistant
Brett Musick, Audio Engineer
Ryan Rumberger, Master Electrician
Martin Towne II, Assistant
Martin Towne III, A/V Engineer

Stagehands supplied by International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE), Local 647

Communications, Development and Marketing

Franca Caple, The Baker Museum Buyer and Promotions Manager
Tom Gordon, Patron Services Manager
Elise Guarino, Patron Services Director
Taylor Hill, Annual Fund Director
Jacqueline Lane, Creative Services Director
Therese McDevitt, Communications Director
Steve Pedersen, VIP Concierge
Marta Scofield, Patron Services Asst. Manager
Alice Van Arsdale, Development Director

Finance and Facilities

Perre Edwards, Chief Financial Officer
Vanessa Abreu, Accounting Coordinator I
Carolyn Hoyos, Accounting Coordinator II
Alex Peña, Facilities Director
Pete Peña, Electrical Plant Manager
Peggy Thorne, Controller

The Baker Museum

Libby Harrington, Preparator
Elizabeth Monti, Curatorial Research Associate
Rangsook Yoon, Director of Curatorial Affairs

Artis—Naples is grateful to the additional full-time, part-time and seasonal employees who make our work possible.


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